One person is dead and two others seriously injured after a vehicle crash Saturday morning on S.C. 170 in Beaufort, according to Beaufort Police Department officials.
The crash, which involved a tractor-trailer and work van, occurred around 7:20 a.m. on S.C. 170 near the Salvation Army, Sgt. Joseph Dobbins said.
The two people injured were transported to a hospital by helicopter, Dobbins said.
Lanes in both directions on S.C. 170 just a couple miles from Boundary Street were blocked until noon, Dobbins said.
The cause of the crash is still being investigated, Deputy Chief Dale McDorman said Saturday afternoon.
This story will be updated.